Speaking found his forever home with Kelly. Thank you Kelly!
Gold Stock (2005)
Gold Stock has gone to a wonderful new home with June. Thank you June!
Hansen was rescued at auction in September 2010 and was adopted October of 2012. Thank you Nick!
Lulu's Nick (2005)
Scooby was rescued at auction in June of 2009 and adopted in July 2012. Thank you Michelle!
Mysterious was rescued off a feedlot at age 3 in August 2009 thin and neglected. She absolutely blossomed and found her person, Therese in February 2011. Thank you so much Therese!
Place Cowboy (IRE)
Place Cowboy was rescued at auction in August 2010 for $220. A former graded stakes competitor and winner, he was adopted by the SCTR volunteer(s) that rescued him for a future career in eventing. Thank you Laure (and Kathy!)
Desert's Honey Cup
Desert's Honey Cup was rescued at auction for $95 bidding against a kill buyer on Valentine's Day 2009, just one week after her first trip through a livestock auction ring. Sweet "Honey" is now adopted by Stephanie. Thank you Stephanie for offering Honey a lifetime home!
Native Pretentious (1991)
After eight starts and five registered thoroughbred babies, Native Pretentious was rescued at auction in April 2009 for $230. Her owners told us she was "accidentally" bred to a running quarter stallion. Her rescue and care with SCTR was fully sponsored by Lynn and Lloyd Wells of the Toby Wells Foundation. In November 2009, they were able to offer this sweet mare a permanent home and sanctuary at their beautiful grew rescue ranch: Blue Apple Ranch. Thank you Lynn and Lloyd.
Trato was donated to SCTR by two of his former racing owners, Jeff and Janette in order to ensure is welfare and safety after he sustained a career ending injury. Those same remarkable owners became Trato's sponsors and his monthly visitors throughout his time in rehabilitation with us. In August 2009, Trato was adopted by them! Thank you so much Jeff and Janette for caring about Trato beyond his racing days and ultimately giving him the permanent loving home he deserves.
Luis's Especial (2004)
We rescued Luis at auction on Kentucky Derby Day 2009 for $250 after he raced successfully in California to earn $183,000. That same weekend, SCTR was connected with lifetime equestrian, grand prix rider, trainer and horse show judge Gay Talmey who offered a retirement home for a deserving racehorse at her beautiful ranch in Cottonwood California. From all of us at SCTR and Luis' many fans, thank you Gay!
Swing's Lew a lovely 18 year old gelding by Swing till Dawn was rescued by SCTR from slaughter at auction in March 2009 and adopted by Casey O'Connor on behalf of The Golden Carrot Horse Sanctuary in April 2009, Thank you Casey!